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‘A Raisin in the Sun’ sets the stage for conversation on race at Chautauqua

‘A Raisin in the Sun’ sets the stage for conversation on race at Chautauqua

A Raisin in the Sun is an American story. A story about family, generational change, ambition — and racial discrimination. Chautauqua Theater Company’s production of Lorraine Hansberry’s play represents several firsts. It’s the first time a black female playwright will be produced in Bratton Theater. It’s also the first time that CTC’s conservatory features more than 50 percent non-white actors.